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Goodwick Sands Beach

Fishguard, Benfro / Pembrokeshire

A small sandy beach set in a bay. The main ferry line to Ireland sails from here.

Beach Type



Toilets with disabled facilities
Shops and a slipway


Sea canoeing
Jet skiing
Windsurfing and power boating
There is no zoning for water sports but there is a water sports centre at the beach

Nature and Wildlife

The beach is on the Pembrokeshire Coastal Path.

Water Quality




Cleaning and Litter

The beach is cleaned daily by the Council and there are litter bins.


Dogs are allowed but there are no dog bins.

Awards and Recommendations

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Tourist Information

Fishguard Tourist Information Centre. 4 Hamilton Street. Fishguard. Pembrokeshire. Tel: 01348 873484


Nearest town: Fishguard
County: Benfro / Pembrokeshire
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0011, -4.98975
Postcode: SA64 0DE
(postcode is for sat-nav purposes only, and may not represent the actual address of the beach)


Take the A40 to Fishguard Harbour.

Public Transport

There are buses from Haverfordwest.

Nearest Railway Stations

Fishguard Harbour (Less than a mile away)

Important! Distances are as the crow (or seagull) flies. Road distances may be considerably longer, especially at estuary locations.


There is free parking for 60 cars. including disabled spaces.

Nearby Car Parks

Goodwick Bridge, Goodwick (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Goodwick Moor, Goodwick (Unknown stay).
About 0.1 miles away
Parrog, Goodwick (Unknown stay).
About 0.2 miles away
Station Road, Goodwick (Unknown stay).
About 0.3 miles away
Harbour Village, Goodwick (Unknown stay).
About 0.5 miles away
West Street, Fishguard (Unknown stay).
About 0.6 miles away
Parc Y Shwt, Fishguard (Unknown stay).
About 0.8 miles away
Fishguard Fort, Fishguard (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Skirmisher, Fishguard (Unknown stay).
About 0.9 miles away
Lower Town, Fishguard (Unknown stay).
About 1 miles away

Accomodation Links

Hotels and Guest Houses in Fishguard